A man was shot multiple times and seriously wounded inside a barber shop on the north side of Cincinnati, Ohio, Friday afternoon.
Meanwhile, the Russian Orthodox Church has published commentaries that border on calls for vigilante justice. The \”blood of the murdered cries out to heaven,\” wrote Archpriest Vsevolod Chaplin, who heads the church\’s department concerned with church and society relations.
New claim records are not being prepared or worked on at this time, according to Buffalo attorney Jeffrey Freedman, who specializes in SSI cases. And the SSA isn’t scheduling new hearings or reviewing national decisions by administrative law judges before the Appeals Council.
“The effects of the shutdown will greatly impact our clients,” Freedman said. “This will create further delays in our clients’ applications, forcing them to wait for much-needed financial assistance.”
He said the SSA’s contingency plan will continue to make monthly payments for Medicare recipients. Additionally, SSA is still issuing checks to beneficiaries.
For many SSI and SSDI recipients, receiving a check can be the difference between survival and poverty and homelessness, he added.
“SSDI and SSI benefits are not easy to obtain, and the benefits are modest,” he said.
Twenty-nine young single mothers facing eviction from the UK\’s largest hostel for homeless young people in London have been told they may be rehoused as far away as Manchester, Birmingham and Hastings as a result of cuts and welfare reforms.
The EU wants to save our climate with supposedly green agrofuels, and has certified palm oil as sustainable – despite the clear-cutting of rainforests for plantations. 1.9 million tons of palm oil end up in European fuel tanks annually. The EU Parliament will vote on the 11th of September. Join us in demanding an end to agrofuels!
A Northern California Costco store on early Saturday morning recalled nearly 40,000 pounds of cooked chicken linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened more than 300 people nationwide.
The Agricultural Department announced the store\’s recall of 9,000 rotisserie Foster Farms chickens and related Kirkland Farms products such as soup, chicken salad and leg quarters purchased at Costco\’s South San Francisco store between Sept. 11 and Sept. 23.